PROJECT WILD TEACHER WORKSHOP TO BE OFFERED IN JANUARY

Release Date: 12/12/2005

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is offering a Project WILD workshop on Saturday, Jan. 21, 2006 from 8 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. at the Iowa community center located at 207 West Hwy 90 in Iowa, LA 70647. 


The workshop is designed to introduce K-12 educators to materials, activities and strategies along with hands-on practice to help participants integrate Project WILD into their teaching.


Teachers are given an overview of the program, information about Louisianas wildlife, lesson plans for incorporating Project WILD into their curriculum and an opportunity to participate in Project WILD activities from the guides. Correlations of Project WILD lessons to Louisianas grade level expectations are also provided. 


Those who complete the course are provided a Project WILD K-12 Curriculum and Activity Guide and a Project WILD Aquatic K-12 Curriculum.  Each participant will earn six continuing learning units for this workshop. There are only 25 spaces available so sign up now!


If you are interested in attending or for more information, please contact Theresa Cross at 337-491-2585 or tcross@wlf.louisiana.gov with your name, contact number and mailing address.


EDITORS: For more information, contact Theresa Cross at 337-491-2585 or tcross@wlf.louisiana.gov.